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Playlist from 05/03/2011 @ 3:00pm

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The Ghost of Genova Heights
In Our Bedroom After the War 2007 via Arts & Crafts
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Little Scream

The Golden Record 2011 via Secretly Canadian
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Sharon Van Etten

A Crime
Epic 2010 via Ba Da Bing
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Gregg Allman

Just Another Rider
Low Country Blues 2011 via Rounder
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5:40 pm
Cat Stevens Tribute - Centennial Concert (click for more info)
Wealthy Theatre Centennial Sustainability Campaign celebrates the 100th birthday of Wealthy Theatre with greening and technology upgrades as a means of historic preservation. The Centennial Concert Series pairs Michigan musicians with this worthy cause - and up next is a Tribute to Cat Stevens - featuring Seth Bernard and friends - Saturday, May 7th at 7:30pm Doors open at 6:30pm Tickets are available at wealthy theatre dot org!


It's Raining Clouds
The Music Scene 2009 via Ninja Tune
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Mouthful of Diamonds
Eyelid Movies 2010 via Barsuk
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5:30 pm
West Michigan Bluegrass Music Association (click for more info)
The West Michigan Bluegrass Music Association is a non-profit organization established in 1995 for the promotion and preservation of traditional acoustic bluegrass music. Their purpose and activities include soliciting memberships, sponsoring festivals and concerts, and publishing an informational newsletter. More information is available at

Fleet Foxes

Helplessness Blues 2011 via Sub Pop


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Blonde Redhead

Penny Sparkle 2010 via 4ad Records
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5:20 pm
Globe Design & Vision (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from Globe Design & Vision, a custom optical and eyewear shop in downtown Holland - celebrating its 9th anniversary this week. During the Anniversary celebration, GLOBE hosts local artists and designers by exhibiting an array of paintings and metal sculptures. Musicians will find guitars and percussive instruments to play & Music concerts are projected on the wall daily. Since opening in 2002, GLOBE has sponsored concerts and other community events and is active in the promotion of other local Independent businesses. GLOBE Design and Vision is located at 49 East 8th Street in Downtown Holland. Open Monday - Saturday from 10am till 5:30pm. More information available on Facebook or by calling (616) 394-9103.

Peter Bjorn and John

Second Chance
Gimme Some 2011 via ALMOST GOLD
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Mi Sonsito
Ticklah Vs. Axelrod 2007 via Easy Star Records
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Listen Hear 2008 via Controlled Substance
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Raphael Saadiq

Stone Rollin'
Stone Rollin'
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The Naked And Famous

Young Blood
Passive Me, Aggressive You
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5:00 pm
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The Apples in Stereo

Dream About the Future
Travellers in Space and Time 2010 via Yep Roc Records
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The Apples in Stereo

The Code
Travellers in Space and Time 2010 via Yep Roc Records
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The Hundred in the Hands

Young Aren't Young
The Hundred in the Hands 2010 via Warp Records
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Damian Jurado

Cloudy Shoes
Saint Bartlett
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DangerMouse & Danielle Luppi feat Norah Jones

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Due out May 17, 2011

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Beastie Boys

Make Some Noise (Passion Pit Remix)
Hot Sauce Commitee Part II
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4:40 pm
St. Cecilia Music Center (click for more info)

St. Cecilia Music Center's mission is to promote the appreciation, study and performance of music in order to enrich the human spirit and enhance the quality of life for the residents of West Michigan. St. Cecilia Music Center is located at 24 Ransom NE in downtown Grand Rapids. More information and event listings at SCMC dash ONLINE dot ORG

Josh Ritter

Rattling Locks
So Runs The World Away 2010 via Pytheas
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My Brightest Diamond

Bring Me the Workhorse 2006 via Asthmatic Kitty
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4:30 pm
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The XX

xx 2009 via Xl Recordings
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Gil Scott-Heron & Jamie xx

We're New Here 2011 via XL Recordings
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4:20 pm
Promo - Glance at the Past (click for more info)

Grand Rapids Historical Commission, in collaboration with Community Media Center, presents "Glance at the Past." This brief historical narrative reflects on the people, places and events that shaped our community.

Find out much more about the Grand Rapids Historical Commission online at "history grand rapids dot org"

And tune in for "Glance at the Past" - exclusively on listener sponsored  88.1 FM WYCE.


Bettye Lavette

Little Sparrow
I've Got My Own Hell to Raise 2005 via Anti
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The Raconteurs

Broken Boy Soldier
Broken Boy Soldiers 2006 via V2 Records/Third Man
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Ocote Soul Sounds and Adrian Quesada

The Revolt of the Cockroach People
Coconut Rock 2009 via Eighteenth Street
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Big Man
Who is This America 2004 via Artemis Records
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w h o k i l l 2011 via 4ad Records
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4:00 pm
Disability Advocates (click for more info)
Disability Advocates of Kent County advocates, assists, educates, and informs independent living options for persons with disabilities and works to create a barrier-free society for all. Information on a wide variety of disability related issues is available for employers, organizations and other interested parties. Disability Advocates dot U S


People in the City
10,000 Hz Legend 2001 via Astralwerks
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Shawn Lee

Things Change
Clutch of the Tiger 2008 via Ubiquity
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Wye Oak

Hot As Day
Civilian 2011 via Merge Records
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Quarantine the Past: The Best of Pavement 2010 via Matador Records
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3:40 pm
Steve Talaga (click for more info)
Support for WYCE comes from Steve Talaga, Grand Rapids-based pianist, composer and arranger. Steve Talaga dot com

She & Him

I Was Made for You
Volume One 2008 via Merge Records
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Surfer Blood

Twin Peaks
Astro Coast 2010 via Kanine Records
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Francophonic 2008 via Sterns
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Lightnin' Hopkins

Sittin' Down Thinkin'
Lightnin' And The Blues 2001 via Rhino / Wea
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Townes Van Zandt

Be Here To Love Me 2007 via Fat Possum
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3:20 pm
The Guest List (click for more info)

Tune in to WYCE's Sunday Night Lineup for

The Guest List

. Each week, host Michael Cunningham welcomes a member of WYCE's listening community into the studio to share the soundtrack to their life. Get on the List! Email The Guest List is Sunday nights at 10pm, exclusively on listener supported community radio - 88.1 FM WYCE.

Thao & Mirah

Spaced Out Orbit
Thao & Mirah 2011 via Kill Rock Stars
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Thao & Mirah

Thao & Mirah 2011 via Kill Rock Stars
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The Love Song
Joyful Rebellion 2004 via Astralwerks / Emd
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Charles Bradley

The World (is going up in flames)
No Time For Dreaming 2010 via DAPTONE
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Booker T

Get Behind the Mule
Potato Hole 2009 via Anti
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3:00 pm